Reaching Students

McKenzie Beach
12/23/20

Storefront | Online, Contactless Marketplace

Nelnet Campus Commerce highlights the success we have seen with implementing Storefront on campuses throughout this year.

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McKenzie Beach
12/14/20

Student Feedback is Critical in Higher Education

Nelnet Campus Commerce presented a student panel dialogue on NACCU to share student feedback and insights on what they need from their institution during and after the pandemic.

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Nadine Nelson
10/29/20

Why Flexible Payment Plans Are Important

Adjusting payment plan schedules and deadlines is one way for institutions to secure as much revenue as possible – and there are a number of ways they can go about it.

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McKenzie Beach
10/9/20

Building a Solid Financial Wellness Foundation

Examining the relationship students have with their money is the first step in identifying their financial wellness needs. Showcase the positive outcomes for students that maintain good financial wellness in their lives.

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McKenzie Beach
10/7/20

Be Aware of Increasing Cyber-Attack Threats

Ransomware, zoombombing, and phishing are the three most common type of cyber-attacks. We discuss four security recommendations for institutions. Nelnet has a team of 30 plus people who are constantly looking into the security of our products.

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McKenzie Beach
10/2/20

Benefits of Budgeting

We strive to help students realize it’s rewarding to be financially aware. Eight affordable actions are provided so students can live a more financially responsible lifestyle. Budgeting makes students aware of where their money is going and where it should be going.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce
9/15/20

Our Partnership with GradGuard

As a result of this partnership, all 1,300+ higher education institutions can have access to a new feature that integrates within their existing Nelnet solution. GradGuard’s tuition insurance provides a refund for deposits, academic fees, housing and tuition when a student completes an unexpected medical withdrawal due to a covered reason such as an illness (mental and physical), accident or injury.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce
9/10/20

How COVID-19 Changed Higher Education

Many institutions have been asking how COVID-19 will impact enrollment numbers – though the answer tends to rely on a number of factors, our survey respondents have actually seen fairly positive results. Institutions had to change rapidly in early 2020, but there was still a lot of work to do before re-launching in the fall.

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Nadine Nelson
6/6/20

Incoming Student Insights | Nelnet Campus Commerce

How are current high school and college students reacting to the COVID-19 pandemic? How has it affected their perception of higher education? Let’s find out.

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Jordan Snader
4/9/20

Build a Budget, Step by Step

Setting up a budget is easy. Sticking to one? That can be a lot harder. To help students stay on track, we’ve put together a list of tips and tools for effective budget-building. Budget planning advice to help students stay on track and save money.

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Don Grauer
10/31/19

7 Technology Trends in Higher Ed

Generation Alpha—children born in 2010 (the same year Instagram and the iPad launched)—won’t see higher education tech as a “nice-to-have” bonus. They’ll expect the same technology they experience in their smart homes, cars, and communities to be in their classrooms too.

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Nelnet Campus Commerce
9/3/19

Increase Your Institution’s Website Accessibility

Make your institution's website accessible to everyone. Being descriptive goes a long way on your website.

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